Pakalu Papito / Xavier

Pakalu Papito / Xavier

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Updated Feb 06, 2023 at 02:00PM EST by sakshi.

Added Jun 03, 2015 at 03:00PM EDT by InternetMan.

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About

Pakalu Papito is a novelty Twitter account for a fictional Indian convenience store clerk which is known for posting joke tweets using puns and irreverent humor.

Origin

The @pakalupapito Twitter feed was launched on July 12th, 2013, with the first tweet announcing "hello twitter I am single."[1] Over the next two years, the tweet gained over 17,000 retweets and 6,000 favorites, while the account gathered upwards of 739,000 followers. The character is presented as a 7-11 convenience store clerk who has an intimate relationship with his pet camel.


funny first tweet from Pakalu Papito announcing to twitter that he is single

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On September 2nd, 2013, the Pakalu Papito Facebook[2] page was launched, which reposts tweets from the @pakalupapito feed. In two years, the page received more than 478,000 likes. On October 5th, Urban Dictionary[6] user pakulu submitted an entry for "pakulu papito," defining it as "the act of crashing a camel into a bridge." On March 17th, 2014, Imgur[4] user somedaymynudeswillcome uploaded a gallery of notable @pakalupapito tweet screenshots. On January 18th, 2015, Redditor zealousear submitted a screenshot of a @pakalupapito tweet referring to Kanye West as his brother to /r/indianpeoplefacebook[10] (shown below).


Funny tweet in which Pakalu Papito says he loves his brother Kanye West

On April 20th, the men's interest blog MensXP[3] published a compilation of 36 tweets from the account. On May 4th, the Pakalu-Papito Tumblr[7] blog was launched, which highlights screenshots of tweets from the @pakalupapito feed. On May 11th, the Yahoo Singapore Tumblr[9] blog pointed out similarities between tweets posted by Facebook user Lee Nova[8] and the @pakalupapito feed (shown below). On June 10th, Tumblr user oiltipped published a post titled "Those 'Pakalu Papito" posts need to fucking die," which accused the account of racism.[5]


Posts by Lee Nova and Pakalu Papito which seem very similar about how you don't know how much people are worth to you until you sell them

Various Examples


Pakalu Papito tweet about sex is cool but have you ever had garlic bread Pakalu Papito tweet about dropping his new single, which is that he is single Pakalu Papito goals for 2015, less upsetti and more spaghetti Pakalu Papito tweet on how to brake up by asking questions about exes

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